Wednesday, June 12, 2024

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Tag: oil

THEATER REVIEW: ‘2.5 Minute Ride’ plays at Hartford Stage through June 23

I don’t always recommend solo performances, but this one is that rare exception. It is a must see!

CAPITAL IDEAS: The art of the oil deal

As the Saudis attempt to normalize oil prices, the market is all but guaranteed to overshoot to the upside as it typically does when prices mean revert.

ORANGE ALERT: The (almost) daily outrage

It is our addiction to oil that forces us to look the other way at a murder most vile.

Heat pumps: The thrifty, carbon-neutral way to heat — and cool — your house

In New England, we have pretty green fuel sources so, between that and the energy efficiency of the heat pumps themselves, heating with heat pumps in New England generates less carbon than oil, propane or natural gas.

Book Review ‘Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI.’

Would that all history were put across this way, and would that Americans were taught the simple, brutal, unadorned truths of our collective pasts, as they happened, and not as we would want them to have happened.

Smoke signals from The Swamp: F.O.R. – Part I: Tillerson & ExxonMobil

I’m not going to be the one to tell you Russia picked Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton. But the combined intelligence services of our government will.

Our food supply’s unsustainable reliance on fossil fuels

In his letter to the editor, Dennis Irvine writes: “Establish, encourage and empower farming and food transport that reduces or eliminates fossil fuel use.”

CONNECTIONS: Power Shift, Part II

America stands on the precipice about to step into a new age just as America did at the beginning of the Gilded Age. What if anything can we learn from the last seismic change in the primary source of energy?

CONNECTIONS: Power shift, Part I

Each time the primary source of power changed, it changed our lives, our lifestyle, and our impact on the planet. So here we are again.

The Edge Is Free To Read.

But Not To Produce.